Original photograph of Sinclair Lewis and Dorothy Thompson visiting Hugh Walpole, circa 1928

Keswick: N.p., Circa 1928. Vintage borderless matte-finish photograph of writer Sinclair Lewis and his wife, journalist Dorothy Thompson, visiting their friend, writer Hugh Walpole, at home. Blindstamp of photographer Henry Mayson (of Mayson Photo in Keswick) to the bottom left corner, and mimeo snipe affixed to the verso.

Walpole wrote the introduction to Lewis' 1922 novel "Babbitt," and the two would remain friends for many years thereafter.

6.75 x 4.75 inches. Near Fine.


[Book #154498]